Sports

Pictured: A Mercer Island High School swimmer competes in fall 2019. Washington Interscholastic Activities Association recently announced the girls swim and dive season will be moved to “Season 3,” which begins March 1. File photo

WIAA gives schools option to delay start of prep sports until December

An updated plan moves girls swimming to Season 3 and makes fall cross country an alternate season.

 

The Todd Beamer Titans football team in Federal Way during a 2019 summer practice. File photo

WIAA modifies prep sports calendar; football moved to spring

Washington’s high school athletics governing body announced its revised plans for the upcoming school year Tuesday evening (July 21), and football is moving to the… Continue reading

 

WIAA delays start dates for fall sports

Football practices to begin Sept. 5, all other sports planned for Sept. 7.

 

No-show season: WIAA announces cancellation of spring sports, activities

Due to the school closure extension, the cancellation includes all practices, competitions, tournaments and championships, WIAA says.

There’s still hope for spring sports, WIAA announces

Washington Interscholastic Activities Association making contingency plans for high school sports competitions after extension of stay home order.

The WIAA announced Wednesday that if schools reopen at the conclusion of the six-week statewide shutdown ordered last week by Gov. Jay Inslee, then the state championships will go on as planned. (WIAA photo)

WIAA still hoping to hold state championships in May

But if the school shutdown extends past April 24, those championships could be in jeopardy.

The WIAA announced Wednesday that if schools reopen at the conclusion of the six-week statewide shutdown ordered last week by Gov. Jay Inslee, then the state championships will go on as planned. (WIAA photo)

Athletic practices and competitions cancelled through April 24 due to coronavirus outbreak

By Andy Nystrom and Benjamin Olson Gov. Jay Inslee announced on March 12 that all public and private schools in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties… Continue reading

  • Mar 13, 2020

Redmond Relays set for March 21

The third annual Redmond High School Track and Field Booster Club Redmond Relays fundraiser and practice meet will take place from 10 a.m. to noon… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2020

Pluschke hits the diamond as new Redmond High fastpitch coach

Mustangs return seven starters from last season.

Games are being postponed in response to coronavirus outbreak

In response to the recent coronavirus outbreak, Eastside schools are taking precautions when it comes to sporting events. The Lake Washington, Bellevue, Issaquah, Mercer Island… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2020

Hardwood Classic tips off after coronavirus outbreak

By Benjamin Olson and Andy Nystrom Basketball players took to the court in Tacoma, Yakima and Spokane for the state Hardwood Classic tournaments on Wednesday.… Continue reading

  • Mar 4, 2020

Most school events, including sports practices, on schedule after coronavirus outbreak

All the school districts in the Reporter’s coverage areas — Northshore, Lake Washington, Bellevue, Issaquah, Mercer Island and Snoqualmie — have noted that most school-related… Continue reading

  • Mar 3, 2020
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No changes to state basketball tournament schedules after coronavirus outbreak

State boys and girls basketball Hardwood Classic tournaments in Tacoma, Yakima and Spokane will remain on schedule this week after the coronavirus outbreak, according to… Continue reading

  • Mar 3, 2020
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‘We just battle together’

Bear Creek boys basketball team competes at state regionals.

Mustangs earn all-league hoops honors

Redmond’s Aidan Rolfs (pictured at left) was a second-team all-4A KingCo boys basketball selection and brothers Nathan Miller and Jacob Miller are honorable mentions. On… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2020

Scoring soccer honors

Redmond goalkeeper Sarah Thomas, right, was selected as a 4A All-State Girls Soccer honorable mention by the Washington State Soccer Coaches Association. Mustang Izzy Bach-Lefler… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2020

Finally a state first for Redmond’s Williams

Mustang senior snags 12-1 win for her first state title.

Bear Creek boys advance to state regionals

With a 59-49 victory over Cedar Park Christian on Feb. 22, the Bear Creek boys basketball team advances to the regionals portion of the 1A… Continue reading

  • Feb 24, 2020

Mustangs shine at state swim and dive meet

Redmond’s Aidon Blackmon finished fourth in the 100-yard butterfly (51.04) and seventh in the 50-yard freestyle (21.63) and diver Caleb Crane took 11th (283.20 points)… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2020

Redmond’s He competes at state gymnastics meet

Redmond gymnast Ashley He finished 12th on vault with a score of 8.975 during the event finals competition at the state gymnastics meet on Feb.… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2020